Clemson bulletin boards sport announcements from a purported Satanist group
A 10 March 2017 Heat Street article relays the information posted on bulletin boards in the halls of Clemson.
“As most people know, demonic cults were a myth propagated in the 1990s with the hysteria of ritual abuse spreading throughout the US and Europe. They never existed, but it has become trendy for some people to emulate the imagined practices of Satanists. And now students at Clemson University have announced plans (via a poster) to perform a ‘live bloodletting and lamb sacrifice’ and a burning of Bibles to commemorate the building of a new campus chapel.
A poster on campus attributed to a student organization calling themselves the ‘Clemson Unorthodox Neo-Satanic Temple (CUNT)’ announced plans to perform the ceremony at the ‘CUNT Afterlife Party’ on March 11. No location was specified. The poster contains imagery associated with Satanism, like pentagrams and an illustration of the goat-headed Baphomet.
It goes on to state that a live lamb will be provided for sacrifice by ‘[their] friends’ at the Clemson Collegiate Farm Bureau. A Bible-torching ceremony is listed as part of the proceedings, with a cash prize for the student who burns the most Bibles. Finally, attendees are invited partake in a pentagram completion event, where they will ‘help summon Baphomet to celebrate the new Clemson Chapel.’
The ‘new Clemson Chapel’ likely refers to the Cadden Chapel, a building currently under construction on the Clemson University campus. It is named after Samuel J. Cadden, a student who passed away in an automobile accident in 2015. WIS-TV reports that the student kept a bucket list of life goals within his Bible, one of which was to have a building named after himself at the university.
Other Clemson students who passed away before they could graduate will also have their names engraved on the chapel.”
(Read more at Heat Street)
While the announcement of this gathering was most likely just a stunt by misguided and irreligious college kids, I wonder where the responses from the National Organization for Women and the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals have been. Surely they don’t condone even the hint of such degradation of women and killing of animals.
Of course, maybe NOW has decided to remain mute due to their costumes at the Women’s marches.
I bet this be the same people attending KKK rallies 👀
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— Brotherly Love (@brotherlylove16) March 13, 2017
One other question: Why didn’t the Clemson students try this at the sister campus in the Middle East?